All the Therapeutic System Drugs
Angiotensin II Antagonist, Thiazide. Hydrochlorothiazide 12.5 mg, Losartan Potassium 50 mg. TABS: 30. Admin. with/out food, may
admin. with other antihypertensives.
Hypertens: Initial: 1 tab 1 x dly. Max: 2
tabs 1 x dly. Effect within 3 wks. No
adjust. elderly pts. Reduct. stroke risk
in hypertens. pts with left ventric.
hypertrophy: Initial: 1 tab 1 x dly. If
goal BP not reached, incr. to 2 tabs 1 x
Tmt. hypertens., for pts. in whom comb.
ther. is appropr. Reduce risk of stroke in pts.
with hypertens. and left ventric.
C/I: Known hypersens., also to
sulfonamide-derivs, pts with anuria,
pregn 2nd, 3rd trimests.
Blood Viscosity Reducer. Pentoxifylline 400 mg. CAPLETS: 50,100. 1 caplet 2-3 x dly. with
plenty of fluids with or immediately
after a meal. See lit.
Tmt. disords. arterial and venous circ.
C/I: Pregn., Hypersens. to pentoxifylline
or other methylxanthines. Cardiac
disord., recent MI, severe arrhythmia,
stomach or GI ulc., hemorrhage or cerebral hemorr. (includ. stroke
accompanied by cerebral bleed. ), retinal
hemorr. See lit.